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March 2019

Summer Teaching Orientation

March 18, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Summer Teaching Orientation This workshop aims to prepare participants for teaching a summer course. It is especially aimed at those who have not taught a summer course previously, but should also be useful for those who have. We'll cover topics such as how summer teaching differs from TAing and from regular-semester TFing. The workshop will be led by Matt Kotzen and Chris Blake-Turner.

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April 2019

Teaching Workshop

April 8, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Assessment. This final teaching workshop of the academic year focuses on assessment. Izzy Brassfield, Minji Jang, and Macy Salzberger will lead us in a discussion on best assessment practices, including: thinking about how to use formative and summative assessment; grading fairly; and grading hard-to-measure learning outcomes.

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May 2019

Workshop in honor of Jerry Postema

May 17, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

The workshop, which will be filled with talks and comments by, and discussions with, some of Jerry’s students over the years, will include lunch and then a dinner party at Jerry and Leslie’s home, where philosophers will be joined by other friends for an evening of good food and good company. Program With papers by: John Lawless Claire Morrissey Lorraine Besser Piers Turner Dan Layman Matt Smith Yolonda Wilson Session chairs: Kristen Bell Markus Kohl Sean McKeever Carla Merino-Rajme Geoff…

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June 2019

2019 KCL-UNC Workshop

June 13, 2019 - June 14, 2019
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August 2019

Compass Workshop

August 12, 2019 - August 13, 2019

Compass is a two-day workshop for diverse undergraduates and terminal MA students interested in philosophy. We aim to create a relaxed and inclusive environment for students to discuss philosophical topics, network, and hone their academic skills. Our hope is that this event contribute to the greater goal of addressing under-representation in professional and academic philosophy. The workshop will feature pre-read paper discussions, panel talks with graduate students and faculty, and mentoring. UNC’s focus for this year’s Compass workshop will be…

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September 2019

Teaching Workshop with Jocelyn Glazier (UNC School of Education)

September 12, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Dr. Jocelyn Glazier (UNC School of Education) will lead a workshop on promoting student involvement in classroom discussions.

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Tuebingen Visitors Conference

September 14, 2019 - September 15, 2019
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October 2019

53rd Chapel Hill Colloquium in Philosophy

October 4, 2019 - October 5, 2019

Registration: UNC Philosophy Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Students register here. All other guests register here. Program: Friday, October 4 Chapman Hall, Room 125 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Kit Fine (NYU), “Conditional Imperatives and Counterfactuals” Comments by Andrew Bacon (USC) Moderated by Martin Glazier (University of Hamburg) 5:00 – 5:15 p.m. Refreshments break 5:15 – 7:15 p.m. Edouard Machery (Pittsburgh), "Is the Mind Bayesian?" Comments by Nico Orlandi (UC Santa Cruz) Moderated by Jennifer Jhun (Duke) 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Dinner…

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Workshop on Kant’s Practical Philosophy

October 19, 2019

The Philosophy department will be hosting a workshop on topics in Kant's practical philosophy. Karl Ameriks (emeritus, Notre Dame), Anne-Margaret Baxley (Washington St. Louis), Stephen Engstrom (Pittsburgh), and Markus Kohl (UNC) will present and discuss their work in progress. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Program 9:30 AM - 11 AM Karl Ameriks (University of Notre Dame): "Kant and Dignity: Missed Connections with the United States" Commentator: Karl Adam (UNC) Chair: Tom Hill (UNC) . 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM Anne Margaret…

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PPE + Literature Workshop

October 25, 2019 - October 26, 2019
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